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Phalaenopsis Gigantea

This is a discussion on Phalaenopsis Gigantea within the Phalaenopsis, Oncidium, & Intergenerics IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Found in Borneo as lowland and warm grower.The flowers spikes can be 2 to 3 ...

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    Smile Phalaenopsis Gigantea

    Found in Borneo as lowland and warm grower.The flowers spikes can be 2 to 3 per plant. Here I am going to share with you how they attached to citrus, longan and rambutan barks on my backyard. The flowers are longlasting almost about 2 weeks. Very sweet smells and fresh.All raised from seedling.
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    wowww-,,,,,,,,,in my wish list for long time now!!!!-this is gogeuse
    beutifull blooms
    good job zainal

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    Yes! Beautiful! looks like strawberries in cream!

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    Beautiful Zainal. Thanks for sharing.

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    Interesting leaf growth habit.
    Water will almost never pool inside the crown on those plants - unlike most of the other phals that are so prone to crown rot.

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    very nice! There is one in the greenhouse and the plant can get really big!

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    These are really cool pictures - I love how they grow on the trees like that! I wish I had that in my neck of the woods!! Thanks for sharing :-)

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    I wish I could grow orchids in my backyard like you!

    I love this Phal species, one of my favorites. Great growing.

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    Oh that's fantastic! Marvelous!
    And most natural growing too...
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